We don’t really think about it very often or maybe we are not fully aware of its importance, but soil plays an extremely significant role in our daily lives. In other words, soil is as vital to our existence as water, our lives literally depend on it.
Crucial problem is its conservation. Irrevocable consequences of human actions resulted in, among other things, soil degradation, contamination and eutrophication, which make it lose its natural functions. And there is also urbanization.
About all that and more in the following video. Its description beautifully summarizes the whole story:
This animated film tells the reality of soil resources around the world, covering the issues of degradation, urbanization, land grabbing and over-exploitation; the film offers options to make the way we manage our soils more sustainable.
Take a look. What do you think?